Mesquite Heritage Trail
Mesquite Hike and Bike Trail
On July 30, 2007, the City of Mesquite submitted a proposal to the Regional Transportation Council (RTC) under its Comprehensive Development Agreement (CDA) Funding Initiative to construction a 4.4 mile hike and bike trail. The project was subsequently approved for and added to the Transportation Improvement Plan on October 31, 2008. The Mesquite Hike and Bike Trail, Phase 1 will be the first section of the City’s main hike and bike trail system.
Funding for the Mesquite Hike and Bike Trail project has been appropriated from Regional Toll Revenue (RTR) funds and Mesquite Quality of Life Corporation 4B Capital Project Budgets. The project is cost shared 80 percent RTR funds and 20 percent local funds which are estimated to be $4.7 Million.
The estimated construction time is 12 to 18 months with construction to start August 2012.
FURTHER INFORMATION OR QUESTIONS:For questions concerning this project please contact the City CIP Engineer – Sherrelle R. Diggs at 972-329-8535 or [email protected].